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'''The Boswell Sisters''' were a close harmony singing group, consisting of sisters Martha Boswell Lloyd (June 9, 1905 – July 2, 1958), Connee Boswell (original name Connie, December 3, 1907 – October 11, 1976), and Helvetia "Vet" Boswell (May 20, 1911 – November 12, 1988), noted for intricate harmonies and rhythmic experimentation. They attained national prominence in the United States in the 1930s.
Alias| birth_date = '''Martha''': {{birth date|1905|6|09|}}
'''Connie''': {{birth date|1907|12|03|}}
'''Helvetia''': {{birth date|1911|5|20|}}
Death date'''Martha''': {{Death date and age|1958|7|02|1905|6|09|}}
'''Connie''': {{Death date and age|1976|10|11|1907|12|03|}}
'''Helvetia''': {{Death date and age|1988|11|12|1911|5|20|}}
OriginNew Orleans, United States
GenreVocal jazz
Years active1925–1936
LabelVictor Talking Machine Company|Victor, Okeh Records|Okeh, Brunswick Records|Brunswick, Decca Records|Decca ,Columbia
Websitehttp://www.bozzies.com/
Past membersMartha Boswell
Connie Boswell
Helvetia Boswell
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